The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 6 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 8.77% 6.56% 5.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.50% 33.33% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate
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£263 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 14.04% 19.67% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 13
Average daily rate £263 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £525 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -13.04%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Uxbridge region.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Uxbridge region.

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) MS Office
2 7 (70.00%) SAP
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) FMCG
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
5 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) AIX
7 2 (20.00%) MCP
7 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (20.00%) UNIX
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (20.00%) COBIT
7 2 (20.00%) JIRA
7 2 (20.00%) jQuery
7 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) Korn

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) FMCG
2 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (20.00%) AIX
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) Korn
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
1 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) COBIT
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) SAP
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) SolidWorks
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
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